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The Five Tathagata Buddhas

Symbols and Characteristic

Charakteristic Vairocana Akshobhya Ratnasambhava Amitabha Amogasiddhi
Direction Center East South West North
Color White Blue Yellow Red Green
Mudra Dharmachakra Bhumisparsa Varada Dhyana Abhaya
Symbol Wheel of Doctrine Vajra Jewel Lotus Double Vajra
Embodyment of Sovereignty Steadfastness Compassion Light Dauntlessness
Type of Evil *] Stupidity Wrath Desire Malignity Envy
Wisdom *] Universal wisdom Mirrorlike
clarity
Equality for
all beings
Wisdom for
distinction
Accomplishing
wisdom
Vehicle Dragon Elephant Lion Peecock Garuda
SprirituL sun Manjushree Vajrapani Ratnapani Avalokiteshvara Vajrapani
Consort Dharmadhatvishvari Locana Mamaki Pandara Green Tara
Cosmic Element Form [Rupa] Whater Earth Fire Air

*] The basic evils listed are transformed into the wisdom below by the corresponding Tathagatha .